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July


THIRTEEN’s Emmy-winning Math Series CYBERCHASE Receives Multi-Year Sponsorship from Ernst & Young LLP
New York, 29 July 2014
Public media provider THIRTEEN, the flagship public television station of the New York tri-state area, is announcing that Ernst & Young LLP is continuing its long commitment to THIRTEEN’s Emmy Award®-winning seriesCyberchase by renewing its sponsorship for an additional five years.

EY- Earthwatch Ambassadors Surpass 10,000 Hours Donated to Small Businesses in Latin America and Environmental Research
New York, 24 July 2014
The EY-Earthwatch Ambassadors Program, a collaboration between EY and Earthwatch Institute, an organization that engages people worldwide in scientific climate change research, this year hit a cumulative 10,500 hours conducting field research and leveraging business skills to assist local businesses in Latin America.

IPOs accelerate private equity exit activity in North America
New York, 23 July 2014
Improving economic conditions in North America saw 2013 fuel the highest level of volume and values by entry enterprise value (EV) for private equity (PE) exits since 2006, according to EY's annual North American PE study published today.

Global unrest assuages most fears of a price retreat
Houston, July 21 2014
Geopolitical unrest is impacting global oil markets, this time bringing a sigh of relief from North American unconventional oil producers.

EY and The Parthenon Group agree to combine, building on EY's strategic advisory capabilities
New York, 21 July 2014
The Parthenon Group, a global strategy consultancy with 300 professionals in offices in Boston, London, Mumbai, San Francisco, Shanghai and Singapore, has signed an agreement to combine its operations worldwide with EY, subject to the satisfaction of agreed conditions.

Former IRS APMA Program Director Joins Ernst & Young LLP
Washington, 17 July 2014
Ernst & Young LLP announced today that Richard McAlonan, Jr. has joined the firm as Director of National Tax Transfer Pricing Controversy in Washington, DC, and will also act as the Americas Director of Advance Pricing Agreements (APAs) after serving as the Director of the IRS's Advance Pricing and Mutual Agreement (APMA) Program.

Senior Tax Counsel to Senate Finance Committee Joins Ernst & Young LLP Tax Practice
Washington, 15 July 2014
Ernst & Young LLP announced today that Ann Burgess Cammack, former senior tax counsel on the US Senate Finance Committee and tax advisor to Chairman Baucus, has joined the Washington, DC office as a principal in the National Tax Department.

US to lead the megadeal charge for second half of 2014, says EY
New York, 10 July 2014
Multi-billion dollar deals across a variety of sectors dominated headlines throughout the first half of 2014, and despite virtually flat US deal volumes rising deal values could be indicative of an M&A rebound to come, according to EY Transaction Advisory Services.

Ernst & Young LLP named a leader in business consulting services
New York, 9 July 2014
Ernst & Young LLP announced today that it was recognized as a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Americas Business Consulting Services 2014 Vendor Assessment (doc #246639, February 2014).

EY announces 675 new partners worldwide
London, 1 July 2014
EY has today announced that 675 of its people will become partners across the member firms of its organization, an increase of 33% compared to 2013 and the highest promotions to partner ever at EY.

June


EY announces winners for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Northeast Ohio Award
Cleveland, 30 June, 2014
EY is pleased to announce the winners of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in Northeast Ohio.

EY Announces Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Award Recipients for Southeast Region
Buckhead, 26 June 2014
EY announced at a black-tie gala on June 26 the award recipients of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Award for the Southeast, which includes Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.

US IPO Market Boasts Over 90 Effective IPOs in Second Quarter
New York, 25 June 2014
The US IPO market continued to flourish in Q2, with 91 IPOs both effective and projected--the strongest quarter over the last decade, and the third consecutive quarter where more than 70 IPOs went effective, according to our US IPO Pipeline Analysis.

Ernst & Young LLP Makes Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Youth through Expansion of College Mentoring for Access and Persistence Program
Denver, 25 June 2014
Ernst & Young LLP announced its involvement in a new multi-stakeholder Clinton Global Initiative America (CGI America) commitment to accelerating the access to and the creation of employment pathways for at-risk youth yesterday at CGI America.

Increased reserves and rebounding profits emerge as themes for US oil and gas in 2013
Houston, 24 June 2014
EY's seventh annual US oil and gas reserves study reveals multiple indicators that the US oil and gas industry is emerging from years of volatility prompted by the global financial crisis and subsequent recession.

EY announces winners for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Central Midwest Award
Overland Park, 20 June 2014
EY today announced the winners of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in the Central Midwest. This group of leading entrepreneurs was selected by an independent judging panel made up of previous winners of the award, leading CEOs, private capital investors and other regional business leaders. The winners were revealed at a black-tie gala on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at the Sheraton Overland Park Hotel in Overland Park, Kansas.

EY announces winners for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Pacific Northwest Award
Seattle, 20 June 2014
EY is pleased to announce the winners of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in the Pacific Northwest. This group of entrepreneurial leaders was selected by an independent judging panel made up of previous winners of the award, leading CEOs, private capital investors and other regional business leaders. The winners were revealed at a special gala on Friday, June 20, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue.

EY to participate in first-ever White House Summit on Working Families on June 23
New York, 20 June 2014
The global EY organization will sponsor and have its Chair speak at The White House Summit on Working Families on Monday, June 23, 2014, at the Omni Hotel in Washington, D.C.

EY announces winners for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Midwest Award
Chicago, 19 June 2014
EY has announced the winners of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in the Midwest. This group of leading entrepreneurs was selected by an independent judging panel made up of previous winners of the award, leading CEOs, private capital investors and other regional business leaders. The winners were revealed at a black-tie gala on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at Navy Pier in Chicago.

EY announces winners for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 South Central Ohio & Kentucky Award
Cincinnati, 19 June 2014
EY is pleased to announce the winners of the EY Entrepreneur Of The YearTM Award in South Central Ohio and Kentucky.

Ernst & Young LLP wins Pegasystems' Excellence Award in customer experience
New York, 18 June 2014
Ernst & Young LLP was honored this month with the Pega Excellence Award in Customer Experience by Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA), a leading provider of business process management (BPM) and customer relationship management (CRM) software solutions, at PegaWORLD 2014.

Unconventionals add complexity to oil and gas tax regimes
Moscow, 18 June 2014
Despite the geopolitical uncertainty that looms over the global oil and gas industry the continued imposition of taxes on income from oil and gas operations remains a certainty. In a global environment of constantly evolving tax and fiscal policy, the scope, impact and makeup of taxes are far from certain. This is according to EY's newly released annual Global oil and gas tax guide which summarizes the oil and gas tax regimes in 80 countries.

EY announces award recipients for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in Greater Los Angeles
Los Angeles, 17 June 2014
EY is pleased to announce the award recipients of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in Greater Los Angeles. This group of leading entrepreneurs was selected by an independent judging panel made up of previous winners of the award, leading CEOs, private capital investors and other regional business leaders. The winners were revealed at a 730 person black-tie Gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA.

EY Announces Winners for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in San Diego
San Diego, 17 June 2014
EY today announced the winners of EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in San Diego. This group of leading entrepreneurs was selected from nearly 60 nominations by an independent judging panel comprised of previous award recipients, prominent CEOs, private capital investors and other regional business leaders. The winners were revealed at a special gala on June 17, 2014 at The Grand Del Mar in San Diego.

Debbie Lew named to ISACA's Board of Directors
New York, 16 June 2014
Ernst & Young LLP announced today that Debbie Lew, an Executive Director and an IT governance and risk management capabilities (GRC) leader, was appointed to the ISACA International Board of Directors and to the Audit Committee for the term 2014 to 2015.

Effective use of big data and advanced analytics increasingly critical to compete in today's life sciences industry, new Ernst & Young LLP report finds
New York, 16 June 2014
An increased access to a wide variety of big data and more powerful analytics, combined with the coming of age of cloud-computing and predictive analytics platforms, are enabling an increasing number of life sciences companies to effectively harness insights from big data across the entire value chain.

EY Brazil's Fraud Investigation & Dispute Services Expands Offerings with Conformity Acquisition
New York, 16 June 2014
EY has acquired Conformity, a Curitiba, Brazil-based consulting firm that provides a technology platform that can enhance ethics management and compliance reporting for clients. This deal strengthens EY Fraud Investigation & Disputes Services (FIDS) offerings in South America, where companies must now comply with Brazil's Clean Companies Act.

EY announces winners for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Greater Philadelphia Award
Philadelphia, 13 June 2014
EY is pleased to announce the winners of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in Greater Philadelphia.

EY announces winners for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Maryland Award
Baltimore, 13 June 2014
EY is pleased to announce the winners of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in Maryland.

EY announces Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Award recipients in Florida
Florida, 13 June 2014
EY has announced the award recipients of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in Florida. This group of leading entrepreneurs was selected by an independent judging panel made up of previous award recipients, leading CEOs and other regional business leaders. The award recipients were recognized at a special gala on June 12th at the Hilton Orlando.

EY announces winners for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Upper Midwest Award
Minneapolis, June 12 2014
EY is pleased to announce the winners of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in the Upper Midwest.

EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 New England Award Recipients
Boston, 12 June 2014
EY is pleased to announce the winners of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in the New England region.

EY unifies analytics capabilities into Global Analytics Center of Excellence
London and New York, 12 June 2014
EY has established a Global Analytics Center of Excellence (COE) and will commit to a US$500m, multiyear investment to deliver transformational change to clients by combining analytics with business acumen, domain and functional skills.

EY announces winners for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Northern California Award
San Jose, 11 June 2014
EY is pleased to announce the winners of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in the Northern California region. This group of leading entrepreneurs was selected by an independent judging panel made up of previous winners of the award, leading CEOs, private capital investors and other regional business leaders. The winners were revealed at a special gala on June 10th at The Fairmont San Jose.

Pervasive global corruption leaves boards struggling to cope
New York, 11 June 2014
EY's 13th Global Fraud Survey, Overcoming compliance fatigue: reinforcing the commitment to ethical growth, has found concerning levels of perceived fraud, bribery and corruption across the world. And, regarding emerging threats, despite the apparent global consensus on the significant scale of the threat of cybercrime, almost half of the respondents (48%) considered it to represent a very or fairly low risk to their business.

Private sector demand for bank credit in the emerging markets to grow 45% by 2018
New York, 10 June 2014
Underlying potential outweighs short-term volatility for banks in emerging markets.

EY announces winners for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Michigan and Northwest Ohio Award
Detroit, 6 June 2014
EY today announced the winners of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in Michigan and Northwest Ohio. This group of leading entrepreneurs was selected by an independent judging panel made up of previous winners of the award, leading CEOs, private capital investors and other regional business leaders. The winners were revealed at a black-tie gala on Thursday, June 5, 2014 at the MGM Grand Hotel Detroit.

Ernst & Young LLP Expands College MAP Program to 10 More Schools, Almost Doubles the Number of Students it Mentors
New York, 5 June 2014
Ernst & Young LLP, which collaborates with the non-profit College for Every Student (CFES) on the firm's College MAP initiative, announced it expanded the program to 10 additional schools and almost doubled the number of under-represented students it mentored for the 2013-2014 school year.

EY Announces Winners for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in Orange County
Irvine, Calif., 4 June 2014
EY today announced the winners of EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in Orange County. This group of leading entrepreneurs was selected from nearly 80 nominations by an independent judging panel made up of previous award recipients, prominent CEOs, private capital investors and other regional business leaders.

Lack of diversity is undermining power and utilities' performance
London, 3 June 2014
With just 4% of executive board positions at the world's largest 100 power and utilities (P&U) companies held by women, lack of diversity is undermining business performance, according to new research published today by EY in Talent at the table: Index of women in P&U.

EY Announces New Executives in Expansion of Cybercrime Investigation Services
Washington, 3 June 2014
Ernst & Young LLP today announced Peter Trahon and Ken Zatyko have joined its Fraud Investigation & Services practice as Executive Director in its McLean, VA office, and Senior Manager in the Washington, DC office, respectively.

Five Point joins EY, expanding its IT transformation capabilities in the Utilities sector
New York, 2 June 2014
Ernst & Young LLP announced today that Five Point Partners, LLC, a full-service consulting services firm serving the power and utility industry, has joined the EY organization in the US, Canada and Philippines.

May


EY announces winners for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Utah Region Award
Salt Lake City, 30 May 2014
EY is pleased to announce the winners of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in the Utah Region. This group of leading entrepreneurs was selected by an independent judging panel made up of previous winners of the award, leading CEOs, private capital investors and other regional business leaders. The winners were revealed at a special gala on May 29, 2014 at The Grand America in Salt Lake City, Utah.

West High School Student Awarded Scholarship for Entrepreneurship from EY
Salt Lake City, 29 May 2014
Entrepreneurs understand that opportunity can be found in adversity and economic drift. And over and over, the most successful entrepreneurs emphasize innovation as the key to their success. It is in that spirit that EY established an annual scholarship to reward 25 young entrepreneurs for their passion and help them embrace the excitement of knowing that the next big thing might be just around the corner.

Confidence in global economy exists among CFOs, but varies among regions: EY survey
New York, 29 May 2014
Fifty-seven percent of finance executives believe the global economy is improving, according our second edition of the CFO Capital Confidence Barometer results released today.

EY Announces Finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 in San Diego
San Diego, 19 May 2014
EY today announced the finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in the San Diego Region. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. These business leaders were selected from nearly 60 nominations by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala on June 17, 2014 at The Grand Del Mar in San Diego.

Financial advisors overlook or misread fundamental client behavior, according to EY
New York, 19 May 2014
Financial advisors and their clients in the Americas do not always see eye to eye when it comes to identifying key elements driving their relationship, according to EY's third annual Wealth Management Survey.

EY announces finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 in Northeast Ohio
Cleveland, 15 May 2014
EY today announced the finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in the Northeast Ohio region. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.

EY announces finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia region
Pittsburgh, 14 May 2014
EY today announced the finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in the Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia region. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.

EY Announces Finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in Orange County
Irvine, 14 May 2014
EY today announced the finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in the Orange County Region. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.

Ernst & Young LLP's Advisory Health Care practice announces appointment of Jan Oldenburg to senior management team
San Francisco, 14 May 2014
Ernst & Young LLP announced today that Jan Oldenburg, former vice president of physician and patient engagement at Aetna Accountable Care Solutions, has joined the firm as a senior manager in its Advisory Health Care Practice.

US companies facing heightened tax and controversy risks compared to companies in other jurisdictions
New York, 13 May 2014
Ninety percent of companies headquartered in the United States expect already heightened tax risks to accelerate in the next two years, compared to 81% of companies globally who anticipate increased risk.

EY announces finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in Greater Los Angeles
Los Angeles, 12 May 2014
EY today announced the finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in the Greater Los Angeles region. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.

Atlas Service Link LLC Joins EY in the US
New York, 12 May 2014
Ernst & Young LLP announced today that the corporate tax management consulting firm Atlas Service Link LLC ("Atlas") has joined the firm in the US.

Greater collaboration among CFOs and HR leaders drives stronger business performance
London, 12 May 2014
A global survey of CFOs and chief human resource officers (CHROs) by professional services organization EY finds that a strong relationship between the CFO and the CHRO is linked with superior business performance.

Ernst & Young LLP's Jeff Stier named to Consulting Magazine's 2014 Top 25 Consultants list
New York, 7 May 2014
Ernst & Young LLP announced that Jeffrey Stier, Executive Director in the Advisory Customer Practice, has been named to Consulting magazine's Top 25 Consultants list for 2014. Stier was selected for "Excellence in Media & Communication," a new award category, for his role in helping clients re-imagine their businesses by putting purpose, digital agility, and trustworthiness at the core of everything they do.

EY announces finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in the South Central Ohio & Kentucky
Cincinnati, 6 May 2014
EY today announced the finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in South Central Ohio & Kentucky. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. These business leaders were selected from nearly 60 nominations by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala on June 19 at Hyatt Regency Hotel Downtown Cincinnati Ohio.

EY announces finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in Northern California
San Jose, 5 May 2014
EY today announced the finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in the Northern California region. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. These business leaders were selected from more than 100 nominations by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala on Tuesday, June 10th at The Fairmont San Jose.

EY announces Finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 in the Pacific Northwest
Seattle, 5 May 2014
EY today announced the Finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in the Pacific Northwest. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurial leaders who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Award winners will be announced at a special gala on June 20, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue, Bellevue, Washington.

Independent Board Leadership Among S&P 500 Companies Grows from 8% to 71% since 2002, Says EY Report
New York, 5 May 2014
Gender diversity gap still exists within IPO company boards, with women representing only 8% of Directors

EY announces finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The YearTM 2014 in in Greater Washington
McLean, 2 May 2014
EY today announced the finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in Greater Washington. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.

EY announces finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The YearTM 2014 in the Midwest
Chicago, 1 May 2014
EY today announced the finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in the Midwest. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.

Cautious optimism sets the tone for oil and gas capital agenda
London, 1 May 2014
Just over half (54%) of the oil and gas respondents view the global economy as improving, down sharply from 71% in October 2013. Economic caution is reflected in job creation prospects too, with the portion of oil and gas respondents expecting to grow jobs declining from 57% in October 2013 to 37% in April 2014.

April


EY announces finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The YearTM 2014 in Greater Philadelphia
Philadelphia, 30 April 2014
EY today announced the finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The YearTM 2014 in Greater Philadelphia. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.

EY announces finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 in the Upper Midwest
Minneapolis, April 28, 2014
EY today announced the finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 in the Upper Midwest.

EY announces finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The YearTM 2014 in Maryland
Baltimore, 25 April 2014
EY today announced the finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The YearTM 2014 in Maryland.

From defense to offense: EY report provides roadmap to help utilities thrive amid rise in distributed energy
New York, 24 April 2014
The rise in distributed energy in the US threatens the business model upon which the power and utility sector has been built, but a new report from EY provides a strategic approach to guide the sector through this fundamental transformation.

Tax reform gains engagement by corporate tax leaders and C-suite despite loss of political momentum, according to EY annual survey
New York, 24 April 2014
Despite delays in expected tax reform, companies are engaging, modeling and planning in order to manage uncertainty, according to survey findings released today at Ernst & Young LLP's Ninth Annual Domestic Tax Conference in New York.

Ernst & Young LLP ranks No. 3 among DiversityInc's Top 50 Companies for Diversity, celebrating six straight years in the Top 10
New York, 23 April 2014
Firm also ranks No. 1 on specialty lists for diversity councils and people with disabilities

EY announces finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 in the Central Midwest region
St. Louis, 22 April 2014
EY today announced the finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 in the Central Midwest program.

EY announces finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 in the Michigan and Northwest Ohio region
Detroit, 22 April 2014
EY today announced the finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 in the Michigan and Northwest Ohio region.

A cold winter warms industry hearts and overshadows events in Europe
Houston, 22 April 2014
Geopolitical risks remain high, particularly in the Middle East and North Africa, and a new risk emerged in the first quarter with the confrontation between Russia and Ukraine and the West.

Ernst & Young Ltd. names Pete Cangany as its Senior Partner in Bermuda
New York, 16 April 2014
EY announced today two leadership changes effective 1 July 2014. Pete Cangany has been named its Senior Partner in Bermuda, and Gil Tucker has been named Chairman of the firm.

Global insurers look to operational excellence to support growth in emerging markets, according to EY
New York, 14 April 2014
As the dramatic rise in consumer income in developing countries continues to drive an unprecedented expansion of the middle class, operational excellence will be an imperative to establish and expand profitable microinsurance in emerging markets.

EY Announces EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award Semifinalists in the Pacific Northwest
Seattle, 8 April 2014
EY today announced semifinalists for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award in the Pacific Northwest.

EY announces Entrepreneur Of The YearTM 2014 semifinalists in Greater Los Angeles
Los Angeles, 8 April 2014
EY today announced semifinalists for the EY Entrepreneur Of The YearTM 2014 Award in Greater Los Angeles. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in areas such as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.

EY Receives 2014 SAP® Pinnacle Award for Service Transformation
London, 7 April 2014
EY is pleased to announce it has received the 2014 SAP® Pinnacle Award in the category of Service Transformation.

67% of US Executives Plan Higher-Risk Organic Growth, According to EY's 10th Global Capital Confidence Barometer
New York, 7 April 2014
Low growth and competitive disruption have prompted companies to pursue higher-risk approaches to growth than in the past, according to the tenth edition of the EY Global Capital Confidence Barometer.

Stephen M. Clarke Joins Exempt Organizations Tax Practice of Ernst & Young LLP from IRS
Washington, 7 April 2014
Ernst & Young LLP announced today that Stephen M. Clarke, former tax law specialist, project manager, and guidance group manager with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Exempt Organizations division, has joined the Washington, DC office as an Executive Director in the firm's Exempt Organization (EO) Tax Services practice.

EY Announces EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award Semifinalists in Northern California
San Francisco, 4 April 2014
EY today announced semifinalists for the EY Entrepreneur Of The YearTM 2014 Award in the Northern California region.

EY Announces EY Entrepreneur Of The YearTM 2014 Award Finalists in the Utah Region
Salt Lake City, 3 April 2014
EY today announced finalists for the EY Entrepreneur Of The YearTM 2014 Award in the Utah Region. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.

2014 proxy season shows increased investor attention to board composition and director accountability
New York, 3 April 2014
An emerging dynamic of the 2014 proxy season is the move toward a greater focus on board effectiveness.

EY Announces Entrepreneur Of The YearTM 2014 Award Semifinalists in Orange County
Irvine, 2 April 2014
EY today announced 29 semifinalist companies for the EY Entrepreneur Of The YearTM 2014 Award in the Orange County region. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.

LogiStar Solutions signs agreement to join EY, expanding its SAP supply chain execution services
New York, 2 April 2014
The EY organization announced today that LogiStar Solutions, a leading provider of SAP Supply Chain Execution (SCE) services, has signed an agreement for all of its operations to join EY member firms in the US, Canada and Mexico.

10 Last Minute Tax Tips from the EY Tax Guide 2014
New York, 1 April 2014
As the April 15 filing deadline quickly approaches, many taxpayers are racing to beat the clock, but don't forgo accuracy for speed!

March


EY Announces Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award Semifinalists in San Diego
San Diego, March 31, 2014
EY today announced 27 semifinalist companies for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Award in the San Diego region.The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.

Ernst & Young LLP receives record five 2014 Association of Management Consulting Firms' Spotlight Awards
New York, 31 March 2014
Ernst & Young LLP announced today that it is the recipient of an unprecedented five Association of Management Consulting Firms' (AMCF) Spotlight Awards for Value and Excellence in Consulting, winning trophies in the categories of Change Management, Growth Strategies, Developing Markets, Operating Model Design, and New & Digital Media.

Q1 '14 US IPO Activity Doubled from Q1 '13
New York, 26 March 2014
The U.S. IPO market experienced a booming first quarter, and pharmaceutical companies are leading the way with 23 deals thus far.

Ernst & Young LLP ranks No. 1 in accounting and No. 4 in business on the US Universum Undergrad Overall IDEAL Employer Survey
New York, 25 March 2014
Today Universum announced that accounting students ranked Ernst & Young LLP No. 1 in accounting for the seventh consecutive year and business students ranked the firm No. 4 in business on its US Universum Undergrad Overall IDEAL Employer Survey.

Hedge Fund Managers rank EY top global accounting firm
New York, 25 March 2014
Hedge fund managers voted EY as the top global accounting organization in this year's Institutional Investor's Alpha 2014 Alpha Awards.

Companies are missing opportunities to mine big data to reduce fraud risk and improve anti-bribery compliance
London, 19 March 2014
EY's 2014 global forensic data analytics survey, Big risks require big data thinking, highlights that 63% of senior executives surveyed at leading companies around the world, agree that they need to do more to improve their anti-fraud and anti-bribery procedures, including the use of forensic data analytics (FDA).

Former Legislative Assistant to Senator Enzi Joins EY
Washington, 18 March 2014
Eric Oman has joined the organization as an Executive Director in International Tax Services after more than three years as the Legislative Assistant to US Sen. Michael B. Enzi (WY), a member of the US Senate Finance and Budget Committees.

EY seeks exceptional women entrepreneurs for its 2014 Entrepreneurial Winning Women Program
New York, 17 March 2014
EY is looking for women entrepreneurs with the vision and passion to accelerate the growth of their companies for its 2014 North American Entrepreneurial Winning Women™ Program.

BPM Specialists, Inc. joins Ernst & Young LLP, expanding its business process management capabilities
New York, 17 March 2014
Ernst & Young LLP announced today that BPM Specialists, Inc., a leading provider of business process management technology services, has joined the organization in the US. BPM Specialists, Inc. (BPMS) focuses on building enterprise systems, in particular, configuring Pega software applications for Fortune 500 companies.

Regulatory changes more worrisome than tax reform
Houston, 12 March 2014
Accounting, tax and finance professionals in the energy industry believe that environmental regulations – not tax reform – will have the greatest impact on capital investment decisions in the coming years.

Risk-based approach to social compliance programs can improve human rights conditions in supply chains
New York, 10 March 2014
Despite the efforts of corporate social compliance programs that have swelled in the aftermath of tragedies like the 2013 incident at Bangladesh's Rana Plaza Garment Factory, risks of egregious human rights abuses in some corporate supply chains persist.

Ernst & Young LLP recognized with two Rising Stars of the Profession Awards by Consulting Magazine
New York, 10 March 2014
Anthony Carmello and Anthony Swanson named winners in Leadership and Strategy Consulting categories, respectively.

Former IRS Tax Attorney David Kirk Joins EY
Washington, 3 March 2014
David H. Kirk, former tax attorney in the Office of Chief Counsel of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), joins Ernst & Young LLP’s Washington, DC office.

February


EY Global Chairman and CEO Mark Weinberger's statement on KPMG's Michael Andrew's retirement
New York, 27 February 2014
"In his over 30 years at KPMG, Michael Andrew has been a great asset to KPMG and a leader in our profession."

FMCG companies need to drive margins as economy turns
London, 24 February 2014
FMCG has been a safe sector for investors looking for predictable margins and stable returns during the economic crisis.

Ernst & Young LLP is the #1 firm in taking companies public in the Western U.S. and across the country
San Jose, 20 February 2014
In 2013, the US IPO market hit levels not seen since 2004, and Ernst & Young LLP led the way in the Western United States, advising 42 percent of the companies that went public.

Big ticket transformative deals surge in 2013 driving global technology M&A value to a post-dotcom-bubble record
New York, 18 February 2014
Opportunity and disruption combined in 2013 to drive global technology M&A aggregate value up 65% to a post-dotcom-bubble record of US$188.2b, according to EY's Global technology M&A update: October–December 2013 and year in review report

New book examines challenges of political leadership
Washington, 18 February 2014
The Government and Public Sector practice of Ernst & Young LLP provides insight on the management challenges of top US political appointees and presents findings from a four-year study in a new book, What Government Does: How Political Executives Manage.

Consumer confidence in global banking industry bounces back
London, 18 February 2014
After a number of years of sharp decline, confidence in the banking industry is on the rise, trust in individual banks is high and most customers across the globe are satisfied enough to recommend their main banking provider, finds EY's 2014 global consumer banking survey.

EY Advisory Services selected as 2014 CRM Watchlist Elite winner
New York, 10 February 2014
The Advisory Services practice of Ernst & Young LLP has been named to the 2014 CRM Watchlist, a prestigious list of prominent companies developed by customer strategy consultant, Paul Greenberg.

Companies need to tailor employment offerings in the BRICs to secure and keep top talent and increase competitive advantage
New York, 5 February 2014
If companies are to be more successful in their approach to recruiting and retaining talented employees in emerging markets they need to understand what professionals value from them as employers, by country and by profession.

Ernst & Young LLP named in the Top 10 for NAFE's 2014 Top Companies for Executive Women list
New York, 4 February 2014
Ernst & Young LLP has been named one of the 2014 "NAFE Top Companies for Executive Women" by the National Association for Female Executives, which honors American corporations that identify and promote successful women.

January


High-performing international trade leaders convene to discuss trends, challenges, best practices at EY Global Trade Symposium
New York, 30 January 2014
Our Global Trade Symposium report provides insight from industry leaders of international trade functions into how effective trade management can enable corporate growth and competitive success.

A look back at unconventional resources shapes what's to come
Houston, 29 January 2014
The continuing surge in US oil and natural gas production – primarily from unconventional resources, such as shale gas and light, tight oil, made the US the oil and gas industry's largest source of growth.

"Innovation at the center" emerges as fundamental for media and entertainment businesses
New York, 28 January 2014
EY's Sustaining digital leadership! study, released today, shows leading media and entertainment (M&E) companies are putting continuous innovation at the center of everything they do.

New wave of rapid-growth markets provide significant opportunities for global insurers
London, 23 January 2014
Global insurance companies seeking to expand their businesses are increasingly looking to a new wave of rapid-growth markets (RGMs) as well as the BRICs.

Private equity CFOs play expanded role in facilitating growth despite formidable regulatory challenges through strategic investment in process and technology
New York, 22 January 2014
Confronted with numerous changes that affect their business model, most CFOs at private equity firms recognize that global regulation and compliance, as well as operational efficiency, are the top challenges facing their firms over the next two years, according to Navigating the headwinds, EY’s inaugural global private equity survey in collaboration with PEI.

80% of Global Executives that Pursued a Strategic Divestment over Past Two Years Saw Positive Impact on Valuation According to EY Global Divestiture Survey
New York, 20 January 2014
Eighty percent of executives that based divestment decisions on a strategic portfolio review saw an increase in value, according to a new report from EY.

Ernst & Young LLP names Thear Suzuki to lead Southwest Advisory practice
Dallas, 21 January 2014
Suzuki appointed as SW regional Advisory practice leader on the heels of being recognized as Future Leader by Consulting Magazine.

Ernst & Young LLP selected for FORTUNE's "100 Best Companies to Work For" list for the 16th consecutive year
New York, 16 January 2014
For the 16th consecutive year, Ernst & Young LLP appears on FORTUNE magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For" list.

Amid a comback of confidence, growth final returns to the CFO agenda: EY survey
New York, 13 January 2014
Fifty-five percent of finance executives say their companies are focused on growth, according to the CFO Capital Confidence Barometer results released by EY, a leader in assurance, tax, transaction, advisory services and strategic growth markets.

Big pharma's need to tap M&A for growth will persist in 2014, while dealmaking landscape becomes more competitive
San Francisco, 13 January 2014
Big pharma stayed on the sidelines in the 2013 mergers and acquisitions (M&A) market despite a continuing need to close a revenue "growth gap" that is expected to reach US$100 billion by 2015.

Mayor Reed and EY kick off 28th annual EY Entrepreneur of the YearTM program
San Jose, 9 January 2014
The Honorable Chuck Reed, Mayor of San Jose, and Councilmember Sam Liccardo teamed with Kailesh Karavadra, Managing Principal of Ernst & Young LLP's San Jose office, and Ernst & Young LLP partner Ernie Cortes to kick off the top business awards program in the country -- the 28th Annual EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards -- in its search for the top entrepreneurs in Northern California.

Mayor Garcetti and EY kick off 28th annual EY Entrepreneur of the YearTM program
Los Angeles, 8 January 2014
The Honorable Eric Garcetti, Mayor of Los Angeles, teamed with Ernst & Young LLP partners Patrick Niemann, April Spencer, Brian Ring and Michael Kacsmar today to kick off the top business awards program in the country -- the 28th Annual EY Entrepreneur of the Year Awards -- in its search for entrepreneurs in Greater Los Angeles.

And the Golden Globe® goes to… Ernst & Young LLP marks more than 40 years making sure everything adds up for the Golden Globe Awards
Los Angeles, 7 January 2014
This marks the 41st year that Ernst & Young LLP will tabulate and safeguard the results of the Golden Globe Awards®.

Ernst & Young LLP hosts eighth annual Discover EY event to support underrepresented minority students and sixth annual Campus Diversity and Inclusiveness Roundtable
New York, 7 January 2014
Over 150 high-achieving, ethnically diverse students from across 64 US campuses will convene for Ernst & Young LLP's eighth annual Discover EY event on Jan. 8-10 in New York City.